• Women in Research Fellowship

    Apply Now: 2017 Australia-APEC Women in Research Fellowship

    15 February 2017 The Australia-APEC Women in Research Fellowship offers up to 10 fellowships per year for female post-doctorate researchers to work in partnership with an Australian education institution to undertake a research project. This exciting initiative was launched in 2015 to provide mobility to high-achieving female researchers from developing APEC economies to collaborate with [...]

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    PNG Women’s Forum Highlands Region 2017

    The U.S. Embassy Port Moresby, the Papua New Guinea Tribal Foundation, and the Department of Community Development, Religion and Sports are hosting the 2017 PNG Women’s Forum, Highlands Region, in Goroka on 7-8 February 2017. This Regional Forum is in response to overwhelming requests from women across Papua New Guinea that the Forum extend its [...]

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    • Papua New Guinea |
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  • GabrissaHartman

    Lawyer Gabrissa Hartman is Nauru’s new Member of Parliament

    20 January 2017 Lawyer and former Deputy Clerk of Parliament, Gabrissa Hartman has been elected a Member of Parliament in the Nauru parliament. Hartman is the new MP for the Ubenide constituency and is Nauru’s second woman parliamentarian in the current parliament. She received an absolute majority of 817 votes to 696 votes tallied by [...]

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  • PW Eval

    Year 3 Evaluation of Pacific Women

    Members of the evaluation team with local NGO Voice for Change in Jiwaka Province, PNG: L-R: Mr Gideon Bare, Ms Anna Cowley (evaluation team member), Ms Lilly Be’Soer (Founder and Director of Voice for Change), Ms Kirsty Milward (evaluation Team Leader) and Ms Kuingui Be’Soer. Photo: Emily Miller, Pacific Women Support Unit.    The Year [...]

    • Monitoring & Evaluation |
    • All Pacific Regions |
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  • SFHA Training2

    SRHR Awareness a Priority for SFHA

    Ms Ulisese Tapuvae, Samoa Family Health Association’s Clinical Manager and Project Coordinator, explaining the services offered by the organisation. Photo: DFAT, Samoa Post.   Since September 2016, the Samoa Family Health Association (SFHA) has conducted over 10 awareness programs, reaching over 1000 people, on sexual and reproductive health and rights for village communities around Samoa. SFHA’s [...]

    • Sexual and Reproductive Health |
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    Invitation for EoI – Partner Institution or Consortium for Measurement of VAW in Asia and the Pacific

    UNFPA Asia and the Pacific Regional Office is in the process of identifying potential implementing partners for the implementation of a project to strengthen regional and national capacities to measure violence against women in Asia and the Pacific (2016 – 2019), and seeking to partner with an institution or consortium to create a Knowledge Centre [...]

    • Ending Violence against Women |
    • All Pacific Regions |
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